Software Cost Estimation, Benchmarking, and Risk Assessment

The Software Decision-Makers' Guide to Predictable Software Development

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ISBN: 978-3-642-30763-8 (Print) 978-3-642-30764-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvi

  2. Predictable Software Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-7

      Why Software Effort Estimation?

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      Pages 9-10

      What Is a Good Estimate?

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      Pages 11-12

      Why the CoBRA Method?

  3. The CoBRA Method

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-20

      Principles of the CoBRA Method

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      Pages 21-147

      Model Development and Validation

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      Pages 149-165

      Model Application

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      Pages 167-188

      Usage Scenarios of a CoBRA Model

  4. Industrial Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-202

      Software Design and Management, Germany

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      Pages 203-218

      Allette Systems, Australia

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      Pages 219-253

      Oki Electric, Japan

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      Pages 255-284

      Siemens Information Systems, India

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      Pages 285-296

      Japan Manned Space Systems, Japan

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 297-322